Ensure that field deployed NIOSH approved respiratory protective devices continue to provide respiratory protection to the user at a level that meets or exceeds the applicable performance requirements.
CPIPs Conducted: 12 Opened
CPIPs Conducted: 9 Closed
13 Active recall/retrofits
Revoked approval of 3 Manufacturers
17 User Notices Issued
Overall Number of CPIPs: 432 Opened / 454 Closed
Resolution of reported performance problems and increased user confidence in certified respirators.
Elimination of nonconforming respirators from national inventory.
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